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Adityanath, UP ministers take holy dip at Kumbh

Adityanath, UP ministers take holy dip at Kumbh

Prayagraj: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and many of his ministerial colleagues took the holy dip at Sangam — the trinity of Ganga, Yamuna and the mystical Saraswati — at the ongoing Kumbh on Tuesday. Soon after finishing the cabinet meeting, the ministers led by the saffron-robed Chief Minister[Read More…]

Thousands take holy dip at Kumbh on 'Paush Poornima'

Thousands take holy dip at Kumbh on ‘Paush Poornima’

Prayagraj, Hundreds and thousands of pilgrims took holy dip at the Sangam — the confluence of the Ganga, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati rivers here in Uttar Pradesh — on the occasion of ‘Paush Poornima’ on Monday, officials said. After the ‘Makar Sankranti’, which kicked off the mega Kumbh Melaon January[Read More…]

Hundreds clean river to save Agra's heritage monuments

Hundreds clean river to save Agra’s heritage monuments

Agra: Hundreds of river activists and volunteers of NGOs on Sunday joined a massive cleanliness drive opposite the Etmauddaula tomb to lift garbage and idols immersed in the Yamuna. River Connect Campaign member Devashish Bhattacharya told IANS that regular cleaning of Yamuna was necessary to save heritage monuments along the[Read More…]

Yamuna crosses danger mark in Delhi, evacuation begins

Yamuna crosses danger mark, evacuation begins in Delhi

New Delhi: Water released from Haryana‘s Hathnikund added to the continued rains have led the Yamuna river to breach its danger-level mark here on Saturday. Preparations are now on to evacuate people residing in low-lying areas. The Yamuna river’s water level in Delhi crossed the warning mark of 204.83 metres[Read More…]

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